PRIME Minister Narendra Modi, former President Pratibha Patil and some Governors called on President Draupadi Murmu at the Rashtrapati Bhawan on Tuesday.
Murmu, a former Governor of Jharkhand, was sworn in as the 15th President of the country on Monday.
“Prime Minister @narendramodi called on President Draupadi Murmu at Rashtrapati Bhawan, first time after her assumption of office yesterday,” the President’s Secretariat tweeted.
“Smt Pratibha Devisingh Patil, former President of India along with her daughter met President Draupadi Murmu at Rashtrapati Bhawan,” it said in another tweet.
Odisha Governor Professor Ganeshi Lal, Chhattisgarh Governor Anusuiya Uikey, Rajasthan Governor Kalraj Mishra, Bihar Governor Phagu Chauhan, Andhra Pradesh Governor Biswa Bhusan Harichandan and Punjab Governor Banwarilal Purohit also met the President, the Rashtrapati Bhawan said in separate tweets.
Earlier, Prime Minister Modi on Tuesday held a meeting with Cabinet members to discuss the Government’s strategy.